Katyayana-smriti [sanskrit]

by Manmatha Nath Dutt | 2006 | 9,945 words | ISBN-10: 8171102794

The Sanskrit edition of the Katyayana-smriti referencing the English translation and grammatical analysis. The Katyayana-smriti is one of the minor works on Dharmashastra as mentioned in the Yajnavalkya-smriti. Katyayana is the author of a clear and full treatise on law and also wrote on grammar and other subjects. Alternative titles: Kātyāyanasmṛti (कात्यायनस्मृतिः), Kātyāyana-smṛti (कात्यायन-स्मृति).

Verse 22.20 [210]

आवेद्य प्रगृहीतार्थाः प्रशमं यान्ति ये मिथः ।
सर्वे द्विगुणदण्ड्याः स्युः विप्रलम्भान्नृपस्य ते ॥ २० [२१०] ॥

āvedya pragṛhītārthāḥ praśamaṃ yānti ye mithaḥ |
sarve dviguṇadaṇḍyāḥ syuḥ vipralambhānnṛpasya te || 20 [210] ||

The English translation of Katyayana-smriti Verse 22.20 [210] is contained in the book Sixteen Minor Smrtis: 2 Volumes by Manmatha Nath Dutt. This book is not available online so in order to read the full text and translation you should buy the book:

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Glossary of Sanskrit terms

Note: This extracts Sanskrit terms and links to English definitions from the glossary, based on an experimental segmentation of verse (22.20 [210]). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Avedya, Pragrihita, Artha, Prashama, Yantin, Yanti, Yah, Yat, Mithah, Sarva, Dviguna, Dandya, Dandi, Vipralambha, Pasya, Tad, Yushmad,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

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  • Line 1: “āvedya pragṛhītārthāḥ praśamaṃ yānti ye mithaḥ
  • āvedya -
  • āvedya (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    āvedya (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • pragṛhītā -
  • pragṛhīta (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    pragṛhīta (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    pragṛhītā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
  • arthāḥ -
  • artha (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural]
  • praśamam -
  • praśama (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
  • yānti -
  • yāntin (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [adverb]
    yāntin (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    yāntī (noun, masculine)
    [adverb]
    yāntī (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [adverb], [vocative single]
    yāntī (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
  • ye -
  • ya (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural]
    (noun, feminine)
    [nominative dual], [accusative dual]
    yaḥ (pronoun, masculine)
    [nominative plural]
    yat (pronoun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [accusative dual]
    (pronoun, feminine)
    [nominative dual], [accusative dual]
  • mithaḥ -
  • mithaḥ (indeclinable adverb)
    [indeclinable adverb]
    mithaḥ (indeclinable)
    [indeclinable]
  • Line 2: “sarve dviguṇadaṇḍyāḥ syuḥ vipralambhānnṛpasya te
  • sarve -
  • sarva (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [locative single]
    sarva (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual], [locative single]
    sarvā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative dual], [vocative single], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
  • dviguṇa -
  • dviguṇa (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    dviguṇa (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • daṇḍyāḥ -
  • daṇḍya (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural]
    daṇḍyā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural]
    daṇḍī (noun, feminine)
    [ablative single], [genitive single]
  • syuḥ -
  • as (verb class 2)
    [optative active third plural]
  • vipralambhānn -
  • vipralambha (noun, masculine)
    [accusative plural]
  • -
  • (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [adverb]
    (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [adverb]
  • pasya -
  • pas -> pasya (absolutive)
    [absolutive from √pas]
    pas -> pasya (participle, masculine)
    [vocative single from √pas class 10 verb]
    pas -> pasya (participle, neuter)
    [vocative single from √pas class 10 verb]
    pa (noun, masculine)
    [genitive single]
    pa (noun, neuter)
    [genitive single]
  • te -
  • ta (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
    ta (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual], [locative single]
    (noun, feminine)
    [nominative dual], [vocative single], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
    tad (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [accusative dual]
    sa (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural]
    (noun, feminine)
    [nominative dual], [accusative dual]
    yuṣmad (pronoun, none)
    [dative single], [genitive single]
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